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26 August 2013
Perdue Explains Reasons for Adding Phytase Enzyme
US - US-based broiler company Perdue Farms has used an enzyme called Phytase for more than 15 years in a liquid or powder form as an additive to chicken feed....
20 August 2013
CME: Cheap Feed Will Aid in Growth of Pork, Chicken Industries
US - Steve Meyer and Len Steiner write, "Grain markets reacted to USDA’s first report on unplanted acres and warnings about the potential for early frost. CME Group new-crop corn futures gained 15 to 17 cents per bushel. November new crop soybean...
13 August 2013
Novel Soybean Meal Has Higher Energy Value for Poultry
US - A new type of soybean meal with a lower anti-nutritive content had a higher energy value than the conventional product and similar amino acid digestibility, according to new research from the University of Illinois....
Cargill’s Animal Nutrition Business Sells California Facility
US - Cargill’s animal nutrition business announced that it has completed the sale of its Hanford, Calif., feed manufacturing facility to Pitman Family Farms, a family owned poultry farmer....
12 August 2013
August USDA Report Bullish for Corn, Soybeans
ANALYSIS - The grain futures market rallied Monday in reaction to USDA's August supply and demand report. The government data showed a lower-than-expected US corn crop forecast, writes Jim Wyckoff for ThePoultrySite. ...
06 August 2013
Short Corn Crop, Long Price Tail - Are We There Yet?
US - The drought reduced US corn crop of 2012 created expectations that corn prices would follow a "short crop, long tail" price pattern characterized by a price peak early in the marketing year, followed by an unpredictable pattern of declining prices...
02 August 2013
Novus Works, Plays Hard at PSA Meeting
US - The Poultry Science Association (PSA) annual meeting was an opportunity to work hard and play hard, according to Novus International....
Sales up Eight Per Cent at Land O'Lakes
US - Land O'Lakes, Inc. has announced second quarter and first half financial results that reflect solid sales growth accompanied by higher earnings than in the same period last year....
01 August 2013
Research Allays Fears of Antibiotic Residues in DDGS
US - Work at the University of Minnesota shows that antibiotics used in the production of distillers dried grains (DDGS) are either inactivated during the production procedure or reduced to very low concentrations....
31 July 2013
CME: Corn, Soybean Maintained Condition
US - Monday’s crop ratings from USDA indicated that both the corn and soybean crops maintained, on average, their condition in the past week. Corn rated as either good or excellent condition amounted to 63 per cent of total acres in this week’s Crop...
30 July 2013
Demand Prospects for Old Crop and New Crop Soybeans
US - The recent sharp break in old crop soybean prices and basis indicates that the market believes that supplies will be fully adequate until the harvest of the new crop begins in six or seven weeks. For that to be the case, the domestic crush in July...
25 July 2013
Sharing Scientific Findings at PSA 2013!
US - Novus had two scientific posters that were presented by Dr M.K. Manangi on 23 July 23....
24 July 2013
Nine Hundred Attendees Anticipate PSA 2013
US - The Poultry Science Association (PSA) kicked off its annual meeting with an opening session at 7:30am where Michael Kidd, President of PSA, welcomed all attendees....
23 July 2013
Opposition Voiced to FDA Salmonella Opinion Change
US - A change in Food and Drug Administration (FDA) opinion on animal feeds contaminated with Salmonella microorganisms, which came into effect last week, has been criticised by campaigning organisation, FACT....
19 July 2013
Stage is Set for Excitement at PSA 2013!
US - The Poultry Science Association (PSA) Annual Meeting is almost here and Novus is excited to be a part of it for another consecutive year. ...
Novus Researchers to Present Six Abstracts at PSA Conference
US – Novus is presenting evidence and scientific findings with a series of technical oral and poster presentations it has prepared for the annual Poultry Science Association (PSA) next week....
16 July 2013
Corn, Soybean Production Prospects Continue to Evolve
US - The corn and soybean markets continue to reflect uncertainty about the potential size of the 2013 US corn and soybean crops, writes Darrel Good....
12 July 2013
Special Report: USDA Data a Bit Bearish for Corn, Soybeans, But Focus Already Back to Weather
ANALYSIS - The US Department of Agriculture on Thursday raised slightly its projected ending stocks figures for corn and soybeans, while slightly lowering wheat stocks, as of the end of their marketing years in 2014, writes Jim Wyckoff, grains analyst....
04 July 2013
Male Broilers Get More Out of DDGS
US - Using practical diets, researchers based in West Virginia found that Cobb 500 male broilers responded slightly better than expected in terms of utilising lysine and phosphorus in maize distillers dried grains and solubles (DDGS)....
01 July 2013
Salmonella Reduced in Turkey Field Trial with Original XPC
US - Original XPC helps reduce Salmonella in turkey field trial, reports Don McIntyre, PhD, PAS, Director for North American Poultry Research & Technical Service with Diamond V....
Livestock, Poultry Groups Urge Congress to Repeal RFS
US - Following an announcement by Sens. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) that they have introduced the bipartisan Renewable Fuels Standard Repeal Act, (S. 1195) the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), National...
Corn, Soybean Market Prospects Following USDA Reports
US - The USDA’s 1 June "Grain Stocks" and "Acreage" reports contained estimates that were generally as expected for soybeans, but both reports contained surprises for corn. The estimates were friendly for old crop price prospects, but negative for...
25 June 2013
Novus Presents Fifth Annual Sustainability Report
US - Novus International has released its fifth annual sustainability report that provides detailed information and examples of how the company works hand-in-hand with its stakeholders and network of business partners to improve and advance their sustainability...
19 June 2013
IFAMA Appoints New President, CEO
US - Novus International President and CEO, Thad Simons, has been appointed to lead the Board of International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA)....
18 June 2013
Anticipating USDA June Stocks and Acreage Reports
US - On 28 June, the USDA will release the 1 June "Grain Stocks" and June "Acreage" reports that will set the tone for both old and new crop corn and soybean prices. These reports have the potential to provide large surprises, writes Darrel Good....
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